With a background as an environmental engineer and waste management engineer, Bonnie Teaford joined the City of Burbank in 1999 as Chief Assistant Public Works Director. She was named Director in 2005.
Bonnie is a California Registered Professional Civil Engineer. She is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers, American Public Works Association, Solid Waste Association of North America, City and County Engineers Association (where she was President in 2006), National Management Association, Southern California Waste Management Forum, and Leadership Burbank, Class of 2000.
She has a B.A. in Cultural Anthropology from University of California, Santa Cruz; a B.S. in Civil Engineering from California State University, Sacramento, and M.P.A. from California State University Northridge.